SSFC Spotlight: Fidel Barajas steps into Major League Soccer

Rob Gray-USA TODAY SportsThe dual-national seamlessly adjusted after his transfer. While the rivalry between the United States Men’s National Team...
STARS AND STRIPES May 16

NEWS: Earthquakes to Face Sacramento Republic FC in 2024 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 on May 21

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes will face host Sacramento Republic FC in the 2024 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 at Heart Health...
SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES OFFICIAL SITE May 9

MATCH RECAP: Earthquakes 1, Oakland Roots 0

Goal by Ousseni Bouda in the 76th minute. Assisted by Niko Tsakiris. The Quakes will now face Sacramento Republic. Full recap to follow.
SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES OFFICIAL SITE May 8

D.C. United Select Aldair Sanchez with the 49th overall selection in the 2024 MLS SuperDraft

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Dec. 19, 2023) – D.C. United have selected Sacramento Republic FC Defender Aldair Sanchez with the 49th overall selection in the...
DC UNITED OFFICIAL SITE Dec 19, 2023

Da’vian Kimbrough becomes the youngest player in US team sports history

In a historic moment for US sports, soccer prodigy Da’vian Kimbrough made his remarkable debut for the Sacramento Republic at 13. This...
CLUTCHPOINTS Oct 4, 2023

Kimbrough, Nwaneri and Adu: Who are the youngest players ever?

After Sacramento Republic forward Da'vian Kimbrough wrote his name into the record books, we look at the youngest to ever play in the top leagues.
ESPN Oct 2, 2023

Da’vian Kimbrough, 13, becomes youngest U.S. soccer player to make pro debut

Sacramento Republic forward Da’vian Kimbrough became the youngest player in U.S. soccer history to make a professional debut on Sunday.
SPORTSNAUT Oct 2, 2023

Republic forward, 13, makes record pro debut

At 13 years, 7 months, 13 days old, Sacramento Republic forward Da'vian Kimbrough became the youngest North American soccer player to make their...
ESPNFC.COM Oct 2, 2023

Sacramento Republic FC: Zombie expansion club returns to the living

After celebrating their expansion to MLS, Sacramento Republic FC mysteriously disappeared, but wasn’t eliminated. They became a zombie MLS...
MLS MULTIPLEX Sep 29, 2023

13-year-old phenom becomes youngest soccer player to go pro in US history

At 13 years, 5 months and 13 days old, Da’vian Kimbrough has inked a deal with Sacramento Republic FC of the United Soccer League.
FOX 11 LOS ANGELES Aug 11, 2023

13-year-old becomes youngest pro soccer player

Da'vian Kimbrough a forward, has signed a contract with the Sacramento Republic of the second-tier League Championship of the United Soccer League....
CAIRNSPOST.COM.AU Aug 11, 2023

Major Link Soccer: Sacramento Republic sign a 13-year old

Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY SportsDa'vian Kimbrough signed to the USL side out of their academy. Seattle Much of what we'll be doing will remain the...
SOUNDER AT HEART Aug 10, 2023

13-year-old soccer phenom Da’vian Kimbrough makes US sports history with pro contract

At 13 years, five months and 13 days old, Da’vian Kimbrough signed a pro contract with the Sacramento Republic FC.
NYPOST.COM Aug 9, 2023

Sacramento Republic makes 13-year-old soccer phenom youngest pro athlete in U.S. history

Da’vian Kimbrough is three years from being able to secure a driver’s license and eight years from being allowed to sip champagne, but he’s not too...
STARHERALD.COM Aug 9, 2023

13-year-old Da'vian Kimbrough becomes youngest soccer player to go pro in US

Thirteen-year-old forward Da'vian Kimbrough has signed a contract with the Sacramento Republic of the second-tier League Championship of the United...
SEATTLETIMES.COM Aug 9, 2023

Da'vian Kimbrough, 13, becomes youngest professional in US soccer

Kimbrough signs contract with USLC's Sacramento Republic Teenager is eligible todebut on Saturday against Birmingham Da'vian Kimbrough, a...
THE GUARDIAN Aug 9, 2023

13-year-old Da’vian Kimbrough becomes youngest soccer player to go pro in US

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Da’vian Kimbrough, a 13-year-old forward, signed a contract with the Sacramento Republic of the second-tier League…
WTOP.COM Aug 9, 2023

13-years-old! Sacramento Republic sign Da’vian Kimbrough to make him the youngest professional soccer player in U.S. history

Da'vian Kimbrough, at just 13 years, became the youngest professional soccer player in U.S. history after he was signed by Sacramento Republic.
GOAL.COM Aug 9, 2023

Sacramento Republic signs youngest pro athlete in American history

Da'vian Kimbrough made history this week when he signed with the USL's Sacramento Republic at age 13.
FOX SPORTS Aug 9, 2023

Republic signing, 13, youngest pro in U.S. soccer

USL Championship side Sacramento Republic signed 13-year-old Da'vian Kimbrough on Tuesday and might have made U.S. team sports history in the process.
ESPN Aug 8, 2023

USL’s Sacramento Republic sign 13-year-old; youngest pro in U.S. history

Sacramento Republic FC of the United Soccer League made history on Tuesday by signing a 13-year-old player to a professional
SPORTSNAUT Aug 8, 2023

Sacramento Republic FC makes teenage phenom the youngest pro in U.S. soccer history

Just months after turning 13, Da’vian Kimbrough inked a contract with a professional U.S. soccer team. Sacramento Republic FC of the USL...
NBC LOS ANGELES Aug 8, 2023

Who is Soccer Aid star Kaylyn Kyle and is she married?

KAYLYN KYLE will play for the Rest of the World at this year’s Soccer Aid. She will be hoping to pile on England’s mystery at Old Trafford and make...
THE SUN Jun 3, 2023

U17s fall to Sacramento Republic at MLS NEXT Flex

All the latest Philadelphia Union news, photos, highlights, stats and tickets.
PHILADELPHIA UNION OFFICIAL SITE May 14, 2023

Watch the U17s at MLS NEXT Flex on Sunday afternoon

Philadelphia Union Academy's U17 match against Sacramento Republic at MLS NEXT Flex will be broadcast on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV.
PHILADELPHIA UNION OFFICIAL SITE May 11, 2023

Rapids focusing on U.S. Open Cup trophy after dominant Round of 32 victory

It’s been six years since the Rapids have advanced to the Round of 16 in the U.S. Open Cup, but last night, the squad broke the dry spell with an...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE May 10, 2023

Colorado Rapids reach U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 for first time since 2017 with 4-2 win over Sacramento Republic

The Colorado Rapids swatted away their historically bad juju regarding the U.S. Open Cup Tuesday night in Sacramento.
DENVER POST May 10, 2023

Recap | Four players net goals in U.S. Open Cup win over Sacramento Republic

The Big Picture Jonathan Lewis scored his fourth goal in three appearances across all competitions as the Colorado Rapids defeated Sacramento...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE May 10, 2023

Roster Notes | Sacramento Republic FC vs. Colorado Rapids

Starting XI Marko Ilić, Andreas Maxsø (C), Jonathan Lewis, Max, Michael Barrios, Danny Leyva, Alex Gersbach, Seb Anderson, Anthony Markanich,...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE May 9, 2023

Preview | Rapids take on Sacramento Republic FC in U.S. Open Cup Round of 32 

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — The Colorado Rapids will resume their 2023 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup campaign on Tuesday, May 9, as they take on USL...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE May 9, 2023

Five Things to Watch for: Sacramento Republic FC

The Colorado Rapids face Sacramento Republic FC on Tuesday for a Round of 32 matchup in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Sacramento advanced after a...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE May 8, 2023

USMNT midweek viewing guide: Open cup extravaganza

Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty ImagesChampions League semifinals in Europe, and a bonanza of US Open Cup play here at home....
STARS AND STRIPES May 8, 2023

Colorado Rapids draw Sacramento Republic FC in Round of 32 of 2023 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — The Colorado Rapids will go on the road to face USL Championship side Sacramento Republic FC in the Round of 32 of the 2023...
COLORADO RAPIDS OFFICIAL SITE Apr 27, 2023

Sacramento Republic owner Nagle set to close deal for Huddersfield Town

March 29 – US businessman and chairman of second tier US club side Sacramento Republic, Kevin Nagle (pictured), is in the final stages of buying...
INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL Mar 29, 2023

Sacramento Rep. owner set to buy Huddersfield

Kevin Nagle, the owner of USL Championship side Sacramento Republic, has begun the process to purchase English Championship side Huddersfield Town.
ESPNFC.COM Mar 28, 2023

Jonathan Dean could represent a new path for the Fire

Jonathan Dean is competing for a starting role with the Fire.Courtesy of the Fire The USL Championship, the second tier of American...
CHICAGO SUN-TIMES Feb 4, 2023

The Salt: What’s RSL’s intention with this roster?

Lucas Muller | RSL SoapboxA new preseason is upon us. It’s the twelfth year I’ll have written about preseason, which does feel quite weird to put...
RSL SOAPBOX Jan 18, 2023

Connection with Revs trio at U.S. U-19 camp leads Suarez to “amazing opportunity” in New England

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Santiago Suarez arrived at his first U.S. Under-19 Youth Men’s National Team camp this past July hoping to connect with some of...
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION (OFFICIAL SITE Nov 30, 2022

New England Revolution sign Santiago Suarez from Sacramento Republic FC

The New England Revolution have signed 17-year-old defender Santiago Suárez from USL Championship side Sacramento Republic FC.
90MIN.COM Nov 29, 2022

Sources: US Soccer fines Orlando over spygate

The U.S Soccer Federation has fined Orlando City SC due to one of its staffers attending Sacramento Republic training, sources have told ESPN.
ESPN Sep 17, 2022

Your Thursday Kickoff: Orlando Magic! Orlando City’s first trophy as a MLS club, MLS now on Apple News

Orlando City SC wins 2022 U.S. Open Cup: Orlando City SC have their first-ever trophy as a Major League Soccer club, winning the 2022 U.S. Open Cup...
MLSSOCCER Sep 8, 2022

US Open Cup champions! Orlando City achieve history, beat Sacramento Republic 3-0

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando City SC have their first-ever trophy as a Major League Soccer club, winning the 2022 US Open Cup Final on Wednesday night,...
MLSSOCCER Sep 8, 2022

From indomitable to immortal: Can Sacramento Republic make American soccer history in U.S. Open Cup final?

A lower division club has knocked off three straight MLS opponents. Can they make history by taking down one more?
GOAL.COM Sep 7, 2022

Your Wednesday Kickoff: Orlando City’s date with history in the US Open Cup final

U.S. Open Cup Final: Orlando City hosts Sacramento Republic FC tonight at 8 p.m. ET in the 2022 US Open Cup Final on ESPN+. In addition to winning...
MLSSOCCER Sep 7, 2022

David vs. Goliath duel pits Sacramento and Orlando City in U.S. Open Cup soccer final

Underdog and Sacramento Republic FC, which plays in the lower-division USL, is trying to do what hasn't been done since 1999 — topple a Major...
NPR.ORG Sep 7, 2022

Sources: Sacramento accuses Orlando of spying

Sacramento Republic has filed a complaint with USSF, alleging that an Orlando staffer was spying on its training session, sources have told ESPN.
ESPNFC.COM Sep 7, 2022

Can Orlando City end Sacramento Republic’s dream US Open Cup run?

ORLANDO, Fla. – On multiple fronts, an incredible opportunity awaits Orlando City SC.
MLSSOCCER Sep 6, 2022

Canadian international Tesho Akindele hopes to lift U.S. Open Cup with Orlando City

Canadian international Tesho Akindele has been on the mark of late for Orlando City SC, scoring late goals to secure wins over Charlotte FC and New...
NATIONALPOST.COM Sep 6, 2022

Sacramento hopes for 1 more upset to cap US Open Cup run

Sacramento Republic FC is hoping it can pull off one more upset to cap a memorable run through the U.S. Open Cup competition.
SEATTLETIMES.COM Sep 5, 2022

Rodrigo Lopez worked construction to keep career alive. Now he's on the cusp of a U.S. Open Cup title.

Rodrigo Lopez's career has had plenty of peaks and valleys. Now he and Sacramento Republic are on the verge of writing American soccer lore.
ESPNFC.COM Sep 2, 2022

Orlando City to have sell-out crowd for 2022 US Open Cup Final

A packed house awaits. Orlando City SC announced Wednesday that their Sept. 7 (8 pm ET | ESPN+) hosting of the 2022 US Open Cup Final – held at...
MLSSOCCER Aug 24, 2022

A Major League Soccer 'Cupset' as Sacramento Republic advances to U.S. Open Cup Final

Sacramento continues its dream run as the first lower-division soccer team to get to the final since 2008 - with a chance to become the first...
NPR.ORG Jul 29, 2022

Sacramento Becomes First Non-MLS Side in Open Cup Final Since ‘08

The magic of the cup continues for Sacramento Republic, which ousted Sporting KC in the semis on penalties to set up a final vs. Orlando City.
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED Jul 28, 2022

Sacramento Republic breaks MLS hold on U.S. Open Cup Final berths

Sacramento Republic would be the first team outside of MLS to win the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup since the 1999 Rochester Rhinos.
NBC SPORTS Jul 28, 2022

Sacramento beat SKC, reach U.S. Open Cup final

Danny Vitiello and Rodrigo Lopez were the heroes for Sacramento Republic as they beat Sporting Kansas City on penalties in the U.S. Open Cup.
ESPNFC.COM Jul 28, 2022

Team of destiny? Sacramento Republic FC near dreamland after third MLS Cupset

Three Major League Soccer teams down, one more to go.
MLSSOCCER Jul 28, 2022

Orlando City to host 2022 US Open Cup final after dominating New York Red Bulls

Orlando City SC will host the 2022 US Open Cup final on Sept. 7 after beating the New York Red Bulls, 5-1, in Wednesday night’s first...
MLSSOCCER Jul 28, 2022

U.S. Open Cup: Orlando City host New York Red Bulls, Sacramento Republic look to shock Sporting Kansas City

After a two year break, this year's edition of the tournament is down to the semifinals
CBSSPORTS.COM Jul 27, 2022

"We’re not playing as a team": LA Galaxy defender Derrick Williams demands more

Life after the June international break has largely been unkind to the LA Galaxy, as they’re 1W-4L-1D in league play and crashed out of the US Open...
MLSSOCCER Jul 17, 2022

MLS Next Cup quarterfinals: RBNY U-15s fall to Sacramento Republic 

After two thrilling rounds including penalty shootouts, the New York Red Bulls U-15s fell to Sacramento Republic FC 3-0 behind a hat trick from...
MLSSOCCER Jun 29, 2022

MLS NEXT Cup Day 2: Austin FC U-17s thrash NYCFC, San Francisco Glens upset Sacramento U-19s

Sacramento Republic FC were considered a pre-tournament favorite in the under-19 bracket, but regular season rivals San Francisco Glens pulled out...
MLSSOCCER Jun 28, 2022

Sporting KC to travel to Sacramento Republic FC for U.S. Open Cup Semifinal

Sporting Kansas City will travel to play Sacramento Republic FC in the 2022 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Semifinals on July 26 or July 27. U.S. Soccer...
SPORTING KANSAS CITY (OFFICIAL SITE Jun 24, 2022

New York Red Bulls cruise past NYCFC into US Open Cup semifinals

The 2022 US Open Cup semifinals picture took further shape Wednesday evening, starting with the New York Red Bulls joining USL Championship side...
MLSSOCCER Jun 23, 2022

Galaxy upset by Sacramento Republic in US Open Cup

PROSTAMERIKA.COM Jun 23, 2022

Sacramento Republic beat MLS’ Galaxy to reach Open Cup semifinal

The Open Cup could have a guaranteed non-MLS finalist if USL League One side Union Omaha can pull off another upset and beat Sporting KC on Wednesday.
NBC SPORTS Jun 22, 2022

"That can't happen": Lack of intensity dooms LA Galaxy as they crash out of US Open Cup 

Greg Vanney wasn’t pulling any punches in the aftermath of the LA Galaxy’s elimination in the US Open Cup quarterfinals at the hands of Sacramento...
MLSSOCCER Jun 22, 2022

Recap: LA Galaxy upset in US Open Cup by Sacramento Republic, 2-1 

They are the kings of California! After a cupset win at home against the San Jose Earthquakes in the US Open Cup Round of 16, Sacramento Republic...
MLSSOCCER Jun 22, 2022

U.S. Open Cup 2022 schedule: Red Bulls vs. NYCFC a must-watch; Sacramento Republic, Union Omaha seek upsets

Eight teams enter vying for the final four spots in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup
CBSSPORTS.COM Jun 21, 2022

San Jose Earthquakes need "200% focus" for LAFC after Cupset in Sacramento

The San Jose Earthquakes' form has improved significantly since interim manager Alex Covelo took the reins. But that turnaround won't lead to a...
MLSSOCCER May 26, 2022
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